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to a great year. so i think everybody in the uk will be very excited. >> kate is going to take it easy here, at the couple's home, kensington palace. they canceled all of her public appearances for the weekend. >> definitely exciting to see the future queen or king. >> reporter: prince charles, soon to be grandfather said he is thrilled about the baby. >> very nice thought to be a grandfather in my old age. so that's splendid. and i'm very glad my dawtlez is get -- adult is getting better. thank goodness. >> reporter: medical experts say the extreme vomiting kate has could extend through the pregnancy. in london, monica villamizar, wjz eyewitness news. >> prince william is likely to get some time off from his royal air force job to care for kate. but he will have to return to work at some stage. >>> annual lighting of the monument in mount vernon. jessica kartalija has more on all the excitement. jessica? [ no audio ] [ no audio ] >> okay. so sorry about that. jessica is having difficulty with her microphone down dollar. we'll check back with her.